The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 12 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 81 170 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 12.33% 23.84% 15.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.64% 69.11% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 79 170 119
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
151 246 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.98% 34.50% 34.73%
Number of salaries quoted 146 235 251
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 106 (68.39%) SQL
2 84 (54.19%) Microsoft
3 73 (47.10%) C#
4 58 (37.42%) .NET
5 56 (36.13%) MS Excel
6 43 (27.74%) HTML
6 43 (27.74%) Degree
7 42 (27.10%) Windows
8 39 (25.16%) CSS
9 34 (21.94%) T-SQL
10 32 (20.65%) Analytical Skills
11 30 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (18.71%) ASP.NET
12 29 (18.71%) Finance
13 28 (18.06%) Computer Science
14 27 (17.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 27 (17.42%) JavaScript
15 25 (16.13%) Windows Server
16 23 (14.84%) MS Access
16 23 (14.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 23 (14.84%) SQL Server 2008
17 22 (14.19%) Web Development
18 20 (12.90%) Project Management
19 19 (12.26%) Business Intelligence
20 18 (11.61%) Disaster Recovery
20 18 (11.61%) VMware
20 18 (11.61%) Test Scripting
21 17 (10.97%) Performance Monitoring
22 16 (10.32%) Coaching
22 16 (10.32%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.10%) IIS
2 3 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.29%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.65%) CMS
4 1 (0.65%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 56 (36.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.87%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.10%) Office 365
2 8 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.16%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.87%) PPP
2 6 (3.87%) SSL
3 5 (3.23%) DNS
4 4 (2.58%) Firewall
4 4 (2.58%) LAN
4 4 (2.58%) Network Security
4 4 (2.58%) VPN
4 4 (2.58%) WAN
5 2 (1.29%) Intranet
6 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 23 (14.84%) MS Access
2 23 (14.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (14.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (10.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (8.39%) MySQL
5 12 (7.74%) Data Mining
6 11 (7.10%) Relational Database
6 11 (7.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (4.52%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.52%) Power BI
8 6 (3.87%) Big Data
8 6 (3.87%) OLAP
8 6 (3.87%) OLTP
8 6 (3.87%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (3.87%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (3.23%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.58%) QlikView
10 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (7.74%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.58%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.29%) Subversion
5 1 (0.65%) Maven
General
1 29 (18.71%) Finance
2 7 (4.52%) Retail
3 4 (2.58%) Banking
4 3 (1.94%) Electronics
4 3 (1.94%) Military
5 1 (0.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (32.26%) Developer
2 36 (23.23%) DBA
3 33 (21.29%) SQL DBA
4 27 (17.42%) Software Developer
5 23 (14.84%) SQL Server DBA
6 19 (12.26%) Consultant
7 18 (11.61%) .NET Developer
8 17 (10.97%) C# Developer
8 17 (10.97%) Software Consultant
9 16 (10.32%) Implementation Consultant
10 15 (9.68%) SQL Developer
11 14 (9.03%) Software Implementation Consultant
12 13 (8.39%) Software Engineer
13 12 (7.74%) Analyst
13 12 (7.74%) C# .NET Developer
13 12 (7.74%) Senior DBA
13 12 (7.74%) Senior SQL DBA
14 11 (7.10%) .NET Software Developer
15 10 (6.45%) C# Software Developer
15 10 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (37.42%) .NET
2 43 (27.74%) HTML
3 39 (25.16%) CSS
4 29 (18.71%) ASP.NET
5 11 (7.10%) WCF
6 9 (5.81%) .NET Framework
6 9 (5.81%) WPF
7 8 (5.16%) Ajax
8 7 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (3.87%) COM
9 6 (3.87%) XML
10 4 (2.58%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (2.58%) Ember.js
10 4 (2.58%) NHibernate
10 4 (2.58%) Web Services
11 3 (1.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (1.94%) jQuery
11 3 (1.94%) REST
11 3 (1.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.65%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (18.06%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.39%) Statistics
4 9 (5.81%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.87%) Clustering
5 6 (3.87%) Replication
6 5 (3.23%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.58%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.58%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.94%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.94%) CMDB
8 3 (1.94%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.94%) Life Science
9 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.65%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.65%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 42 (27.10%) Windows
2 25 (16.13%) Windows Server
3 14 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (8.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.81%) Android
5 9 (5.81%) Apple iOS
5 9 (5.81%) Windows Mobile
6 7 (4.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.87%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.65%) Linux
8 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (14.19%) Web Development
3 20 (12.90%) Project Management
4 19 (12.26%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (11.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (11.61%) Test Scripting
6 17 (10.97%) Performance Monitoring
7 16 (10.32%) Coaching
7 16 (10.32%) ETL
7 16 (10.32%) Time Management
8 14 (9.03%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 14 (9.03%) Software Engineering
9 13 (8.39%) TDD
10 12 (7.74%) MVC
11 11 (7.10%) ERP
12 10 (6.45%) Business Continuity
13 9 (5.81%) OO
14 8 (5.16%) CRM
14 8 (5.16%) Mobile Application Development
14 8 (5.16%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 106 (68.39%) SQL
2 73 (47.10%) C#
3 34 (21.94%) T-SQL
4 27 (17.42%) JavaScript
5 15 (9.68%) Java
6 14 (9.03%) PowerShell
7 10 (6.45%) C++
8 8 (5.16%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.23%) PHP
10 4 (2.58%) C
10 4 (2.58%) Python
11 3 (1.94%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.29%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.29%) VBA
13 1 (0.65%) F#
13 1 (0.65%) Perl
13 1 (0.65%) Progress 4GL
13 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (27.74%) Degree
2 3 (1.94%) A+ Certification
2 3 (1.94%) CCNA
2 3 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (1.94%) HNC
2 3 (1.94%) HND
2 3 (1.94%) MCSA
2 3 (1.94%) MCSE
2 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.94%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (10.32%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.65%) HDFS
4 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.65%) KVM
4 1 (0.65%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (1.94%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.94%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.29%) Ansible
3 2 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.29%) Puppet
3 2 (1.29%) Salt
4 1 (0.65%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.65%) Oozie
Vendors
1 84 (54.19%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.61%) VMware
3 13 (8.39%) Oracle
4 6 (3.87%) Citrix
4 6 (3.87%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.58%) Infor
5 4 (2.58%) Mitel
5 4 (2.58%) SonicWALL
6 3 (1.94%) Apple
6 3 (1.94%) Zerto
7 2 (1.29%) SAP
8 1 (0.65%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.65%) Xamarin
Southampton, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension and good holiday
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + 26 days hol
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Lifestyle
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Shore Based - Southampton
Carnival UK
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago